How Can You Relieve An Itchy Scalp?


Having a sore, itchy scalp is never fun, but at this time of the year when we’ve all cranked up the central heating and the weather outside is cold, wet and windy, it can feel even more uncomfortable. Scalp pruritus, or an itchy scalp, is a common issue and is usually caused by psoriasis, dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis, which can be caused by stress and seasonal changes.  Read More…

Tackle An Itchy Head


A reader whose bald-headed husband has been ‘driven mad’ by a painful itchy scalp writes to recommend Botanical Therapeutic Shampoo & Body Wash by Carina Organics. ‘His doctor prescribed tar shampoo which didn’t help at all and also smelt disgusting. Botanical Therapeutic Shampoo is not a miracle cure but has definitely helped keep the inflammation under control and his head looks far less red and is no longer tender.’

Another reader says it has worked well on her husband’s flaky dry scalp. (What is it with husbands and hair?) Read More…